Since our beginnings, in 2009, we’ve never wavered from our mission – to shed light on what’s going on inside the healthcare industry to help create a more transparent and accountable healthcare system for everyone.
Two hospitals in Oregon owned by Catholic Health Initiatives are preparing for the advent of a merger with Dignity Health following an announcement last week that the two health systems signed a nonbinding agreement to explore aligning their organizations.
The early-bird discount for our upcoming breakfast forum on pharmaceutical costs is coming to an end, and the seats are filling up quickly.
Willamette Valley Community Health's Executive Director and CEO William Guest has given notice that he will step down from that role effective November 30, 2016. Mr. Guest has served as WVCH's CEO since his hiring in 2014, and WVCH is grateful for the role he has played in establishing WVCH's systems and operations
Very few media outlets keep you informed about what’s going on inside Oregon’s healthcare industry. That’s why more and more people turn to The Lund Report every week.
Oregon’s federal waiver to keep the Oregon Health Plan alive another five years remains on track, with continued discussions between the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, but the waiver won’t be approved by December, despite efforts by the Oregon Health Authority.
Dr. Jeanette Mladenovic, M.B.A., M.A.C.P., intends to retire as executive vice president and provost at Oregon Health & Science University at the end of the year.
The state’s 16 coordinated care organizations are experiencing an escalation in pharmaceutical prices, which are outpacing hospital charges at some CCOs, according to Dr. Jim Rickards, chief medical officer of the Oregon Health Authority.